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USAID releases Open Government Plan

The United States’ largest spending aid agency, USAID, has published its plan for increasing openness and transparency.

Although delayed by several months after the…

Posted in News, U.S. | Posted by: Nicole Valentinuzzi
 
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ITALY’S AID HAS ‘A LONG WAY TO GO’ BEFORE IT IS OPEN / ‘LUNGA LA STRADA’ PER RENDERE I DATI DELLA COOPERAZIONE DAVVERO APERTI

 

 

 

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The Italian government unveiled its new open aid portal, OpenAid Italia, at the informal meeting of the EU development…

Posted in EC, News | Posted by: Nicole Valentinuzzi
 
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New global campaign launched the at the UN Development Cooperation Forum

The Road to 2015 Campaign: Open Data for Sustainable Development was launched today by Publish What You Fund at the UN Development Cooperation…

Posted in News | Posted by: Nicole Valentinuzzi
 
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Japan publishes aid data

The Government of Japan this week published aid data to the International Aid Transparency Initiative for the first time.

This exciting development sees data from both the…

Posted in International Aid Transparency Initiative, Japan, News | Posted by: Nicole Valentinuzzi
 
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EVENT: Open data at the UN Development Cooperation Forum

 Getting the right information into the right hands:
Transparency and Open data for the Post-2015 Agenda

Thursday 10 July at…

Posted in Events, News | Posted by: Nicole Valentinuzzi
 
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U.S. civil society pushes plans to open the government

The U.S. is on-course to meet many of its open government commitments, according to the latest civil society progress report on the Government’s…

Posted in News, open gov, U.S. | Posted by: Nicole Valentinuzzi
 
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More U.S. agencies publishing aid data to international standard

In the last few weeks the Foreign Assistance Dashboard added two new U.S. agencies to its list of publishers.

The United…

Posted in International Aid Transparency Initiative, News, U.S. | Posted by: Nicole Valentinuzzi
 
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AfDB launches MapAfrica

The African Development Bank (AfDB) have launched a new online platform to map out its investments across in Africa, announced at the bank’s annual meeting in…

Posted in Africa, International Aid Transparency Initiative, News, Technology for Transparency | Posted by: Nicole Valentinuzzi
 
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Report on European Aid

The European Council this week released a report about EU spending on development, which says that while member states continue to fall short of their…

Posted in EC, France, Germany, News, NGOs, U.S. | Posted by: Nicole Valentinuzzi
 
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Introducing the new co-chairs of the Transparency Working Group

[Joint post by Rachel Rank at Publish What You Fund & Judith Davey at ActionAid - originally posted here]

We are delighted to…

Posted in News, UK | Posted by: Rachel Rank